November 23 & Dec 7
Happy Hour Drag
Join drag superstars Saltina Shaker & Sunshine Glitterchild every second Wednesday in our tasting room.
A joyous happy hour event with special cocktails and fun beers! Come party!
Reserve your spot
Pink Boots Collaboration 2023
Friday, March 31
4pm - 8pm
Join us on Friday, March 31st from 4-8pm to sample four unique beers featuring the 2023 Pink Boots Hop Blend. This year our release party is a bit different.. each beer was produced by a different Ottawa brewery and a portion of proceeds from each sale will go towards the Pink Boots Society.
Representatives from each brewery will be in our taproom to talk about each of these beers and answer any questions you might have during an informal Q&A session. Come meet some of the amazing women producing Ottawa’s best craft beer.
Tap List for the evening:
Orleans Brewing “Pink Boots 2023” - Milkshake IPA
Big Rig Brewery “Local Love” - Hazy Pale Ale
Stray Dog Brewing - “Miss Demeanor” - Oat Cream NEIPA
Spark Beer - “Rebel Rebel” - Micro IPA
Listening Party + Giveaway
Friday, April 25
5pm to 8pm
Andy Shauf is playing the Bronson Centre Music Theatre this Friday, April 28. To celebrate, we’ll be spinning some of his tunes from 5-8pm. Join us for a beer and a pizza!
We’re also doing a giveaway over on Instagram where we’re giving away a 12” signed vinyl PLUS two tickets to the show on Friday!
Enter the Giveaway
Chinatown Night Market 2023
Friday, Saturday & Sunday
June 2 - 4
The Chinatown Night Market is back a bit earlier this year! This night market showcases local and international performers, food vendors and more!
Join us on Somerset Street West Friday, June 2 from 2pm-11pm, Saturday, June 3 from 11am-11pm, and Sunday, June 4 from 11am-8pm.Stop in to our taproom, or sit on our back patio during the festivities for special pizzas, and a beer or two.
Side By Side Weekend!
We are very proud to be an official sponsor of the 2023 Side By Side Independent music festival. We will be pouring some of our beers at the festival and we will be hosting TWO events here in the Spark taproom.
Get your tickets now for this amazing indie music festival featuring great artists.
Wednesday, July 26 - Side By Sidespliters
A Comedy Show! - Hosted by David Haddad
We are proud to present our first ever comedy show: Side By Sidesplitters! Hosted and produced by David Haddad, a fixture of the local indie comedy scene, this show features a handful of the best standup comics in the city!
Seating is limited and this will probably sell out so don't hesitate, secure your sport today!
SPARKTOBERFEST IS BACK!
Gather with friends and kick off the fall festivities with Sparktoberfest! A day filled with beer, German food and fun with live music.
September 23rd will be our second Sparktoberfest!
Join us for a day of music, fun, beer and sausage! We'll be serving up brats from our friends at Valley Sausage co, plus pretzels from Nat's Bread co! Plus music, raffles and more!
Plus We'll have DJs, dancing, prizes, beer PLUS Slo Tom will be performing his brand of old-school country music. It's gonna be a great time!
We now have 2 ticket levels.
$15 gets you into the festivities with access to all the fun, including raffles, food and beer!
$40 gets you all that PLUS a Sparktoberfest branded tote, 500ml mug with one free pour of our our Sparktoberfest Märzen plus $7 pours of lager all day!
Schedule of events:
1:00PM | Doors
2:00PM to 9:00PM | Pizza & Sausage & Pretzels & Prizes!
5:00PM to 9:00PM | DJs & Dancing!
9:00PM to 11:00PM | Slo Tom!
11:00PM to close | Dance Party!
Funky Fun Fest '23
We thought it was time for a party. And what's better than a party with some of your best pals? Come by Friday, August 25th for a celebration of all things funky, sour and fun!
PLUS @johnny._mac will have a funky pizza or two on the menu and our good friend DJ Davey will be back to play some funky tunes 7pm-close.Stay tuned for a full tap list early next week. Can't wait to see everyone!
Free entry and you can reserve a table here.
Orléans Beer Fest 2023
Centrum Plaza, Orléans
Join us at the Orléans Beer Fest in June! We'll have a bunch of fun beers available, plus there will be a whole lot of other amazing local breweries, food vendors and distillers.
Orléans Festival is excited to announce the return of the Orléans Craft Beer Festival this June 8-10, 2023. This award-winning event brings the best craft brews, food and music around to Centrum Plaza for three fun filled days with friends.
Get Your Tickets
w/ DJ Geoff Paquet
7PM to 10PM
Put your thinking caps on and join us for Ottawa's best trivia with DJ Geoff Paquet! Plus pizza and beer!
Book a table for your team and join us at 7pm every Wednesday for trivia in the taproom.
Reserve your spots!
2PM to 7PM
Bring Your Own Vinyl and get 20% off your first pour 🎶
Missed the tunes? Recap the records via the playlist below:
Sip N' Stretch Yoga
Sunday, Oct 22
11AM to 1PM
Join Hannah in our taproom for an hour of yoga and then a refreshing beer.
Follow Hannah on Instagram for details and tickets
Get your ticket!
Improvising & Experimental Music of Ottawa and Outwards
We are very pleased to host an exciting concert series of experimental music on selected Sundays throughout the year. All shows start at 8pm.
June 18th: Ottawa Jazz Festival Show
Sausage Making Workshop
w/ Valley Sausage Co.
11am to 12:30pm
Join the great people from Valley Sausage Co. as they teach you to make sausages as you sip on a Spark Beer!
Participants will learn how to mix, pipe and spin their own sausages. Each ticket includes the hands on workshop, 1 beer, and 4 lbs of sausage to take home.
Buy a ticket
Yoga w/ Hannah returns in September!
Sip n' Stretch Yoga
11am - 12pm
It's all about getting a good stretch in and sipping on a fresh pint!
Got a set of lungs on ya? Enjoy craft beer? If so, join Yoga teacher Hannah McPherson in the Spark Beer taproom for an afternoon of yoga and craft beer! You will be guided through a 60 minute Hatha style class with gentle warm up and deep flow stretches. Afterwards, cool down with a fresh glass of one of Spark's many tasty brews on tap. What better way to spend a Sunday?
Please bring your own yoga mat and water bottle.